#modern day slavery

  • Article: What Global Citizens Need to Know About Australia's New Modern Slavery Legislation

    What Global Citizens Need to Know About Australia's New Modern Slavery Legislation

    By Madeleine Keck|July 16, 2018

    Australia has stepped up its fight to end modern slavery. Read more

  • Article: UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case

    UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 28, 2018

    The nurse submitted five Nigerians to rituals, before forcing them to work in brothels. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Urges People to 'Hear the Cries' of Modern Slaves

    Pope Francis Urges People to 'Hear the Cries' of Modern Slaves

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 8, 2018

    The pope said he was praying for the freedom of people trapped in slavery. Read more

  • Article: YouTube Star Unboxes a Fresh Pair of Kicks — With a Modern-Day Slavery Twist

    YouTube Star Unboxes a Fresh Pair of Kicks — With a Modern-Day Slavery Twist

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 16, 2018

    Fast fashion has a human cost. It's $90. Read more

  • Article: Amazon 'Slavery Gets S*** Done' T-Shirts Have Outraged Shoppers

    Amazon 'Slavery Gets S*** Done' T-Shirts Have Outraged Shoppers

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 22, 2018

    The range of products also includes baby bibs, jumpers, and tote bags. Read more

  • Article: Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity

    Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 8, 2017

    Young African men bound for Europe are frequently caught in trafficking networks and sold for labor. Read more

  • Article: Slavery Is Thriving on London's Building Sites and in Restaurants, Says Police Chief

    Slavery Is Thriving on London's Building Sites and in Restaurants, Says Police Chief

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 10, 2017

    London is a hotspot of modern slavery. Read more

  • Article: Corned Beef Pulled From Grocery Store Shelves Amid Slavery Fears

    Corned Beef Pulled From Grocery Store Shelves Amid Slavery Fears

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 6, 2017

    The meatpacking plant is currently under investigation. Read more